Jones would pose as a girl named “Haley” on various apps to reach out to the boys, some of whom were in middle school, WDAU reported. His so-called “Haley” disguise was a real girl whose identity he stole using photos from Tumblr.
“They believed that they were receiving naked pictures of a teenage girl, so they responded to Haley thinking she was interested in them. Unfortunately, it was not,” Delaware County District Attorney Jack Whelan said at a Thursday press conference. Read more here.
Jones pleaded guilty to more than a dozen charges and was sentenced to six to 12 years in state prison in 2018.
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